Baxter works to pay for new equipment for firefighters
Firefighters working for both the City of Baxter and the county have been asked to refrain from using their county turnout gear during both jobs.
Algood Christmas parade postponed
The forecast isn't looking good for the Algood Christmas parade to go on as originally planned.
Christmas parades start tonight
Floats are being decorated in the holiday spirit and Santa is practicing his "ho, ho, ho," - Christmas parades in Putnam County are this week.
Friends of White Plains to host Christmas open house
Members of the Friends of White Plains, from left, are Charlene Dickinson, Chuck Johnson, Jackie McMurray, Tracey Duncan, Judy Roberson, Eunetta Jenkins, Mona Copeland, Mark Dudney, Sarah Johnson, Jeff Jones and Chuck Womack.
Accident claims life of man known to many as "Santa"
A man well-known in his community for playing "Santa" died tragically yesterday.
Algood council interviews fire chief applicants
The interviews are now complete for the Algood Fire Chief. A total of five applicants were interviewed in a two hour span - two Algood Fire Department members David Henson and David Judd, along with former Gainesboro Fire Chief Duane Rush, former Cookeville Fire Chief John Kendrick, and Daniel Snyder.
Great American Smokeout is Nov. 21
The American Cancer Society marks the Great American Smokeout on the third Thursday of November each year by encouraging smokers to use the date to make a plan to quit, or to plan in advance and quit smoking that day.
One more name tossed in Algood fire chief hat
A former Cookeville fire chief has also tossed his name into the list of contenders for the Algood fire chief position, according to Algood City Administrator Keith Morrison.
Three face theft charges in series of unrelated cases
A Cookeville man is facing multiple burglary and theft charges after police say he stole guns from vehicles parked on Dry Valley Road inAlgood.
Algood BZA approves apartment unit increase
A request that has come before the Algood board of zoning appeals before has been once again given the go-ahead.
Joyrider returns crashed vehicle
By BAILEY DARROW COOKEVILLE - He took off in a car that wasn't his and was apparently on his way to return it when he was involved in a traffic crash.
Two arrested on meth charges
Two were arrested Monday morning after an Algood police officer stopped their vehicle and reportedly found meth making items inside.
Algood council sets fire chief interviews
By LAURA MILITANA HERALD-CITIZEN Staff ALGOOD - Round two of advertising - this time for a volunteer fire chief for the city of Algood - has brought in three applications.